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Edges of empire : orientalism and visual culture / edited by Jocelyn Hackforth-Jones and Mary Roberts.

Malden, MA ; Blackwell Pub., 2005.
Oxford : Blackwell Pub., 2005.
Physical Description:
xiv, 230 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Reference Library
N7429 .E34 2005 (LC)
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Table of contents
Includes bibliographical references (p. [206]-221) and index.
Subject Terms:
Art, European -- 19th century.
Art, Middle Eastern -- European influences.
Art, North African -- European influences.
Intercultural communication in art.
Orientalism in art.
Hackforth-Jones, Jocelyn.
Roberts, Mary, 1965-

  • Introduction : visualising culture across the edges of empires / Mary Roberts and Jocelyn Hackforth-Jones
  • Commemorating the empire : from Algiers to Damascus / Zeynep Çelik
  • Out of the earth : Egypt's statue of liberty / Darcy Grimaldo Grigsby
  • Cultural crossings : sartorial adventures, satiric narratives, and the question of indigenous agency in nineteenth-century Europe and the Near East / Mary Roberts
  • "Oriental" femininity as cultural commodity : authorship, authority, and authenticity / Reina Lewis
  • The sweet waters of Asia : representing difference/differencing representation in nineteenth-century Istanbul / Frederick N. Bohrer
  • The work of translation : Turkish modernism and the "generation of 1914" / Alistair Wright
  • Stolen or shared : ancient Egypt at the Petrie Museum / Sally McDonald
  • Andalusia in the time of the Moors : regret and colonial presence in Paris, 1900 / Roger Benjamin.